Category Archives: Meditation

Meditation

One Day Buddhist retreat in Chicago on Feb 13th

On February 13th  I am heading out, once again, to the Amitabha Buddhist Retreat near my house in Chicago. I am excited as the Venerable Wuling from Australia is gong to be speaking on “Practicing Buddhism” and the Dharma talk … Continue reading

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Amitabha Buddhist Retreat in Chicago

This weekend I am heading out to the Amitabha Buddhist Retreat near my house in Chicago. I am excited as the Venerable Wuling from Australia is gong to be speaking on “Practicing Buddhism” and the Dharma talk is going to … Continue reading

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Are you strong enough to Meditate?

In the article below Mr. Eckhardt mentions “Taming the Bull” Please read my posting called, not surprisingly, “Taming The Bull” on this very subject and what he is referencing. Mark Eckhardt Since 1998, Mark Eckhardt has studied Zen Buddhism under … Continue reading

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Meditation Sensations

Fellow Meditators, I have been meditating for sometime now but tonight I experienced a very odd sensation AFTER my practice. First off let me say that I do not have a fever, dehydration, no heart conditions, obesity, nor am I … Continue reading

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The Three Conditions explained by Buddha

In the the Visualization Sutra, we hear how Queen Vaidehi, suffering from terrible family misfortunes, complained to the Buddha, saying, “Life is filled with suffering. Is there not a place without suffering? I wish to live in such a world.” … Continue reading

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